Marcello Contreras, age 41

Lost to gun violence on April 21, 2016 in Silver City, New Mexico.

Contreras, a police captain, killed his girlfriend and then himself while off-duty.

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  • Nickname:
    1 Mark
  • Number of children:
    1 3
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  • Occupation:
    2 police captain
  • Workplace:
    1 Silver City Police Department
  • Schools attended:
    1 Silver High School
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